At the forefront of empowering Hong Kong’s fintech development, HKSTP strives to build a formidable FinTech ecosystem through connecting all stakeholders with fintech companies to collaborate and innovate, combining strengths in financial services and innovation and technology. Within our state-of-the-art platform, our fintech companies work on deep tech in AI, blockchain, cybersecurity and data analytics and more to solve challenges in trading, electronic payment, wealth management and regtech etc.
We take an R&D and technology-centric approach fostering fintech development, and provide a sandbox and labs for technology companies to build, test and validate their innovation. Through the open and collaborative ecosystem, we foster partnerships between fintech developers and leaders in banking, insurance and financial institutions to explore new frontiers by opening data and APIs. We continue to enrich this favourable environment to drive co-creation and adoption in our ongoing endeavour to consolidate Hong Kong’s position as a world-leading international financial hub.
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HKMA-HKSTP FinTech Collaboration Platform
Put emerging technologies in practice to develop groundbreaking solutions. Through the FinTech Collaboration Platform, get the opportunity to advance your R&D and apply AI, blockchain, cybersecurity and data analytics technology to your ideas. The space will support solution showcases, business matchmaking, talent development, competitions and community events.
Leading BFSI partners co-create curve-jumping fintech solutions with Hong Kong and global innovators on this critical innovation platform to deliver breakthrough technologies and create new business opportunities in the world of banking, financial services and insurance.
Banking Virtual Lab
Access synthetic banking data and APIs in this innovative sandbox for proof-of-concept testing and validation of fintech solutions and products. The simulated banking environment modelled on actual banking services and products usages enables the development of practical, effective and user-friendly solutions. Hang Seng Bank has taken the lead to be the Banking Virtual Lab’s first banking partner in the co-creation initiative.
Banking Open API at HKSTP Data Platform
Through our Open API partnership with the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, glean insights from untapped financial datasets in mortgage, insurance, investment and beyond. Get access to over 180 API from 15 banks. Check out the data here.
Fintech Career Accelerator Scheme
Jointly organised with HKMA to provide opportunities for the industry to identify and recruit students from local universities for internship opportunities for full-time or semester-based period. Opportunities are available from banks, SVF (Stored Value Facility) operators and virtual banks.
For industry leaders looking to take their innovations to the next level in the banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) sectors, our ELITE programme provides the funding, investment and business support you need to catalyse R&D within your company.
Get your solution in front of the market. Expand your presence through our connections with innovation expos and international roadshows. We helped our partner companies showcase their work to the world at some of the influential global fintech events such as Fintech Week and Asian Financial Forum.
FinTech Centre @ InnoCentre
The FinTech Cetnre, converging banks, financial services, insurance and fintech companies, is an ideal location for financial innovation co-creation. To learn more, please click here.
HKMA-ASTRI Fintech Innovation Hub
With nodes at Hong Kong Science Park and the FinTech Centre, this co-creation hub is equipped with state-of-the-art labs for proof-of-concept trials and validating ideas. Co-working spaces, solution showcases and development tools are readily available to facilitate fintech innovation.
Through active collaboration with the government, regulatory bodies, industry and tech partners, we will inject vibrant energy into the “Fin+Tech” ecosystem, and take innovative fintech solutions to the market to reinvent future banking services.
Government and regulators